12 days in Georgia Itinerary

12 days in Georgia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Tbilisi
— 1 night
2
Mtskheta
— 1 night
3
Kutaisi
— 1 night
4
Stepantsminda
— 1 night
5
Mestia
— 1 night
6
Ushguli
— 1 night
7
Batumi
— 2 nights
8
Gudauri
— 2 nights

1
night
Tbilisi

On the bank of the Mtkvari River and at the foot of Trialeti mountain range, Tbilisi's location has given the city strategic significance since it was founded in the 5th century.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Bridge of Peace, Walking tours and Narikala Fortress. On the 28th (Sat), snap pictures at The Bridge of Peace, step into the grandiose world of Narikala Fortress, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, thenpause for some photo ops at Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali, thencozy up to a beverage at Karalashvili's Wine Cellar, and finally walk around 9th Of April Park.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tbilisi itinerary planner.

Bangkok, Thailand to Tbilisi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Tbilisi is minus 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Mtskheta.

Things to do in Tbilisi

Tours Historic Sites Parks
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Walking tours
Karalashvili's Wine Cellar ©
Karalashvili's Wine Cellar
The Bridge of Peace ©
The Bridge of Peace

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Mtskheta

Mtskheta ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mtskheta Church of the Holy Cross, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Jvari Church, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Samtavro Church, and finally go for a walk through Shio-Mgvime Monastery.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Mtskheta route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Tbilisi to Mtskheta takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Kutaisi.

Things to do in Mtskheta

Historic Sites
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Samtavro Church ©
Samtavro Church
Shio-Mgvime Monastery ©
Shio-Mgvime Monastery
Jvari Church ©
Jvari Church

1
night
Kutaisi

Kutaisi ©
Kutaisi is the legislative capital of Georgia, and its 3rd most populous city. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Sataplia Cave and Nature Reserve, pause for some serene contemplation at Bagrati Cathedral, ponder the design of Colchis Fountain, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Gelati Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Motsameta Monastery.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kutaisi attractions planning tool.

You can drive from Mtskheta to Kutaisi in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. December in Kutaisi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Stepantsminda.

Things to do in Kutaisi

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Gelati Monastery ©
Gelati Monastery
Motsameta Monastery ©
Motsameta Monastery
Colchis Fountain ©
Colchis Fountain

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night
Stepantsminda

Stepantsminda ©
Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Stepantsminda, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its alpine landscapes.
Gergeti Trinity Church has been added to your itinerary. On the 31st (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gergeti Trinity Church and then admire the verdant scenery at Trusso Valley.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Stepantsminda travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Kutaisi to Stepantsminda takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. On the 31st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mestia.

Things to do in Stepantsminda

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Gergeti Trinity Church ©
Gergeti Trinity Church
Trusso Valley ©
Trusso Valley

1
night
Mestia

Mestia ©
Mestia is a highland townlet in northwest Georgia, at an elevation of 1500m in the Caucasus Mountains.General informationMestia is located in the Svaneti region of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti province, some 128km northeast of the regional capital of Zugdidi. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mountain Ushba, see the interesting displays at Mikheil Khegiani House Museum, and then examine the collection at Svaneti Museum of History and Ethnography.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Mestia trip planner.

Getting from Stepantsminda to Mestia by combination of taxi and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Mestia are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Ushguli.

Things to do in Mestia

Museums Parks Nature
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Svaneti Museum of History and Ethnography ©
Mikheil Khegiani House Museum ©
Mikheil Khegiani House Museum
Mountain Ushba ©
Mountain Ushba

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Ushguli

Ushguli ©
Ushguli is a community of four villages located at the head of the Enguri gorge in Svaneti, Georgia. On the 2nd (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Ushguli Ethnographic Museum, get engrossed in the history at Ushguli ethnographic Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at LaMaria Church, and finally go for a walk through Shkhara Glacier.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ushguli journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Mestia to Ushguli takes 2 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Batumi.

Things to do in Ushguli

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:
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Ushguli Ethnographic Museum ©
Ushguli Ethnographic Museum
LaMaria Church ©
LaMaria Church
Ushguli ethnographic Museum ©
Ushguli ethnographic Museum

2
nights
Batumi

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
On the 3rd (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Mother Virgins Nativity Cathedral, thenget to know the fascinating history of Batumi Boulevard, thenmake a trip to Astronomical Clock, and finally walk around 6 May Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Batumi road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ushguli to Batumi takes 7 hours. While traveling from Ushguli, expect warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Batumi, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Gudauri.

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Historic Sites
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Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Holy Mother Virgins Nativity Cathedral ©
Holy Mother Virgins Nativity Cathedral
Astronomical Clock ©
Astronomical Clock

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nights
Gudauri

Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Skydiving and Sports & Ski.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Gudauri travel planner.

Traveling by car from Batumi to Gudauri takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Gudauri

Outdoors Parks Nature
Find places to stay Jan 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Skydiving
Russian Georgian Friendship Monument ©
Russian Georgian Friendship Monument
Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof ©
Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof

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